Alberta PCs pledge $650-million investment in PSE capital projects

April 10, 2012

With a provincial election approaching, Alberta's PC party announced yesterday that if re-elected, it would enhance PSE facilities across the province through a new 3-year, $650-million capital project funding commitment. The funding would support capital projects at the Northern Alberta Institute of Technology, the University of Calgary, NorQuest College, Lethbridge College, and Mount Royal University. The PC party is pledging $200 million for a Centre for Applied Technologies at NAIT, $142 million for an expanded engineering school at uCalgary, $170 million for NorQuest's downtown campus development, $55.6 million for a trades & technology renewal and innovation project at Lethbridge College, and $85.5 million for a Library and Learning Centre at Mount Royal. PC Alberta News Release